A statement from the US embassy in Mogadishu said the extension would never be accepted and that the election would take place on time.
We are waiting for the outcome of the Dhusamareb 3 conference and we cannot accept what the Parliament is up to, ”the ambassador said in a statement posted on his Twitter account.
The news confirms that the election will not be postponed
The announcement by the US Ambassador to Somalia undermines President Farmajo’s ambitions for a two-year term.
This news is greatly welcomed by the Somali people who want the country to hold elections every four years